Dust jacket in good condition. First edition. SIGNED by the author. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Jacket shows light shelf wear and rubbing, no tears and not price clipped. Mylar jacket protector included. Secure packaging for safe delivery. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: From dust jacket: "For 18 years Tillman D. Taylor was sheriff of Umatilla County, in the Blue Mountain country of eastern Oregon. Kindly, fearless Til Taylor brought orderliness to a community that had known a tumultuous pioneering past. Then, on a pleasant Sunday in July of 1920, the calm was shattered by a calamity in the courthouse jail at Pendleton. Six Prisoners broke jail, leaving Sheriff Taylor mortally wounded at age 54. The murder of Pendleton's most revered citizen enraged the great Northwest and touched off its most famous manhunt. For six days and six nights posses numbering men in the hundreds Searched along the Umatilla River and rugged mountain, stalking the fugitives who had broken up and were moving singly or in pairs... The Author has recaptured the full force of this tragedy and the starkly powerful yet colorful drama in which he was posse man and reporter half a century ago. He has included his enthralling recollection of the history of Umatilla County and its environs including the Indian wars, stagecoach holdups, saloon shenanigans, etc."....This is a rich and remarkable narrative and is a book that you will not be able to put down until you come to the end....
Title: The Murder of Til Taylor: A Great Western ...
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Dorrance Publishing Company, Incorporated. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust jacket in very good condition. First edition. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Not price clipped. Sound binding with straight points. All interior and text portions are very clean and free from extraneous markings. Fold out map in center in excellent condition. Shelved and shipped in new mylar wrapper after photography. Secure packaging for safe delivery. Bookseller Inventory # 818655401
Book Description Dorrance Publishing Company, Incorporated. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Dust Cover Missing. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory # G080591451XI3N11
Book Description Dorrance & Co., Philadelphia, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Illustrations. Fold-out map. Errata slip laid in. Spine is slanted and binding is weak. Jacket is worn with some tears and a small piece missing from top of spine. Bookseller Inventory # 055326
Book Description Dorrance, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11080591451X
Book Description Dorrance, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX080591451X